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Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift! (2 Cor. 9:15).

Join the BPBC Worship Choir and Orchestra as we celebrate the Holy Night when Jesus Christ was born. This evening of praise and worship will draw each of us closer to the One we were made to worship. Two nights with one theme — HIS NAME IS JESUS! Come and worship with us.

Devotional Book Focuses on ‘Living the Life’ The One Year Devotional Prayer Book would make an attractive, Christcentered Christmas gift that can be enjoyed all year. You can purchase a book for $13 in the Blackshear Place main lobby. Pastor Jeff will be signing books before the Festival of Christmas Praise Dec. 11 & 12.

Today is the Last Day to give shoe boxes

Commitment Sunday

Praise rePort

and my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus (Phil 4:19).

God has been faithful as hundreds of families committed to give sacrificially to the Reaching Generation now student facility. Pledges totaling $1.5 million have come in to date. and God’s people have already given $293,129 in cash to keep construction moving forward. With five Sundays left in 2010 and with a rough economy, we praise God for over $1 million that has been given this year to reach this generation. thank you Blackshear Place family!

RGN Pledges to Date

$1.5 Million

RGN Given To Date


ProsPer student choir singing

/// Schedule Notices > Today Normal AM & PM Schedule

> Wednesday, November 24 No FUEL Men’s Bible Study No Evening Activities

> Thursday & Friday, Nov. 25 & 26 Church Offices Closed

> Sunday, November 28 Normal AM Services No PM Service


Remember to give $7 or more per box to cover shipping.


Join us tonight for an exciting message from Pastor Jeff and special worship and drama from our student choir.

f o llow r g n text “bpbc” to 46786

All of our guests are invited to meet Pastor Jeff after the 8:08, 9:30 & 11:00am worship services. He would like to personally thank you for being with us today. The Guest Reception area is easily located just outside the set of doors on the piano side of the stage, then to your right.

We love you and thank God daily for you. We are praying that you will have a blessed Thanksgiving.

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Operation Christmas Child brings joy and hope to children in desperate situations worldwide through simple, gift-filled shoe boxes. Even if you cannot give a shoe box, donations are appreciated. Stop by the OCC display booth in the lobby. Call the Missions Office at 770.534.7058 with questions.

We humbly thank you, Lord, for the gift of Jesus. He is the ultimate reason for our Thanksgiving. During these days and for every day to come, may we share with others this Greatest Gift of All. And praise His Name for His Indescribable Gift!

Thank you for worshipping with us today!

Basketball and


For girls and boys ages Kindergarten through 9th grade. 1-hour practice, 1 day a week. All games are played on Saturdays. Cost is $85 per person. The final evaluation time is Tuesday, November 30 from 6-8 pm. Practices begin the week of Monday, Dec. 6. First game is Saturday, Jan. 8. Coaches and referees needed.

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Seminary Scholarships Seminary scholarship applications are currently being accepted. Applications are available in the church office and must be completed and returned by December 1. Church staff, members, and immediate family members are eligible for consideration if enrolled in seminary or classes that will lead to a degree in a Christian vocation. Women’s Jail Ministry Training December 4, 9-4 pm FH104/106 This is a ministry at Blackshear Place where women share God’s Truth through worship, Bible lessons, and are simply the “hands and feet” of Jesus to women in the Hall County jail system. Jesus said, “I was in prison and you came to visit me.” “I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these (sisters) of mine, you did for me.” Matthew 25:36b, 40

This morning’s message will be available on CD at the Media Center following the service. You can also purchase or order any of Pastor Jeff’s sermon series. CDs and DVDs of all services at Blackshear Place are also available. The Media Center is located in the third level lobby.

Happy Thanksgiving Sunday, November 21, 2010 Sunday, November 21 7:00am - 1:00pm 8:00, 9:30, & 11:00am 8:08, 9:30 & 11:00am 11:00am 2:00pm 3:30pm 4:30pm 4:30pm 4:30pm 5:00pm 6:00pm

The Bridge Coffee House Open Bible Fellowship Classes Celebration Worship, Worship Center Hispanic Worship, Building D Basement High School worship band practice, Building D Basement Prosper small group rehearsal, Choir Room Worship Choir Rehearsal, Choir Room Celebrate Recovery Leadership Meeting, B206 Prosper Student Choir Rehearsal, Building D Basement Budget Accountability Counseling, B202 Evening Worship, Worship Center

Monday, November 22

Sunday, November 21, 2010

10:00am Weight Watchers Meeting, Bldg D Basement 5:30pm Chance 2 Meal, Fellowship Hall 6:00pm Weight Watchers Meeting, Bldg D Basement 6:30pm Chance 2 Support & Recovery Groups, Fellowship Hall

Tuesday, November 23 7:00-9:00pm 7to9 Young Singles and College worship, Kidz Theater

Wednesday, November 24 No Wednesday Evening Activities

Thursday, November 25 Church Offices Closed

Friday, November 26 Church Offices Closed

Impacting Results We count people‌ Because people count! Sunday, November 14 WEEKLY ATTENDANCE

Morning Worship: Bible Fellowship:

2,566 1,938


Budget Receipts 316 Missions Offering 316 Missions Offering to date Reaching Generation Now Reaching Generation Now to date DECISIONS LETTER AND STATEMENT

Patti Clark, Cari Hughes

Given To Date


$77,973.62 $1,165.94 $81,428.42 $44,138.08 $293,129.81

Bold Blessing Pastor Jeff W. Crook Numbers 6: 22-27

November 21-27, 2010